Ellen makes use of her in-depth information of well being care regulation to help shoppers with authorities audits and investigations, M&A and financing transactions, and company compliance actions. She additionally gives strategic recommendation to conventional well being care suppliers, buyers, and start-ups on telehealth initiatives in addition to the standard observe of drugs throughout a number of states. Ellen typically feedback on developments in telehealth, HIPAA, and the company observe of drugs. As an assistant legal professional basic for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Ellen represented state businesses answerable for well being care reimbursement, licensing, and Medicaid fraud prosecutions. She has efficiently argued two instances earlier than the US Supreme Courtroom.
Ellen focuses on offering regulatory and strategic recommendation to well being care suppliers and payors of every type, together with hospitals, managed care organizations, long-term care services, pharmacies, pharmaceutical and machine producers, telemedicine suppliers, and pressing care and retail well being clinics. She additionally represents firms doing enterprise with, and investing in, well being care suppliers. Considered one of Ellen’s supplier shoppers was quoted saying, “I can deliver her any concern or query and she or he is ready to rapidly present insights and solutions which are sensible and business-oriented. She is a real well being care professional.”
Ellen’s observe focuses on Medicare, Medicaid, and third-party payor audits and investigations, the event of company compliance applications, and hospital/doctor relationships, together with compliance with the state and federal anti-kickback legal guidelines and the Stark Legislation. As well as, she advises shoppers on deploy telemedicine and web based mostly well being initiatives, digital well being information, and deal with HIPAA privateness and safety issues.
Earlier than becoming a member of Mintz, Ellen was an assistant legal professional basic for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, representing state businesses answerable for well being care reimbursement, licensing, and Medicaid fraud prosecutions.
Ellen served as a member of the advisory committee that labored with the Massachusetts Well being IT Council on the event and implementation of the statewide HIT strategic plan and well being info trade.
She has written about and speaks regularly on state and federal telehealth legal guidelines, the company observe of drugs, compliance applications, board governance issues, HIPAA privateness and information safety, expertise and well being care, and hospital/doctor relationships. Ellen has efficiently argued two instances earlier than the US Supreme Courtroom.